This issue of IAF Outlook includes articles on a new accreditation scheme for the natural and organic cosmetics sector, and the publication of ISO 37301:2021, a certifiable standard under accreditation on compliance management systems.
It also features updates from the Regional Accreditation Groups and stakeholders, notably on ISO’s gender action initiatives, the Global Quality Infrastructure Index (GQII), news from the European co-operation for Accreditation, the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Arab Accreditation Cooperation, and updates from India and Uzbekistan.
The issue places a special focus on digitalisation in conformity assessment, cybersecurity needs for accreditation and conformity assessment, and the future of conformity assessment activities with the new digital transformation waves.
Finally, quality infrastructure advancements and importance are featured with two articles that highlight the importance of quality infrastructure and the role of accreditation in supporting its growth.
The issue can be viewed here. We hope you enjoy this issue of the IAF Outlook!